187. Systems-Providing Treatment for Tobacco Use and Dependence as a C

Treating Tobacco Use and Dependence: 2008 Update

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Systems—Providing Treatment for Tobacco Use and Dependence as a Covered Benefit Recommendation (Continued)

Meta-analysis (2008): Estimated rates of quit attempts for individuals who received tobacco use interventions as a covered health insurance benefit (n = 3 studies)

TreatmentNumber of armsEstimated odds ratio (95% C.I.)Estimated quit attempt rate (95% C.I.)
Individuals with no covered benefit31.030.5
Individuals with the benefit31.3 (1.01, 1.5)36.2 (32.3, 40.2)

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Internet Citation: 187. Systems-Providing Treatment for Tobacco Use and Dependence as a C: Treating Tobacco Use and Dependence: 2008 Update. June 2009. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/professionals/clinicians-providers/guidelines-recommendations/tobacco/clinicians/presentations/2008update-full/slide187.html